Government of Canada - Department of Canadian Heritage
09/17/21 11:59 PM
Grants to Canada nonprofit and indigenous organizations and registered charities for programs and projects that engage youth in community and civic activities. Applicants must contact the funding source prior to applying. Eligible projects must be youth-led and focus on youth service, civic engagement, arts and culture, economic development, history, and heritage.
The Youth Take Charge Program aims to strengthen youth attachment to Canada through engagement. In this context, youth is defined as individuals between 7 and 30 years of age.
Funding supports youth-led projects that include activities in one or more of four thematic areas:
Expected results include:
To be eligible for funding, projects must:
For a list of eligible expenses, see the guidelines link in Pre-Application Information below.
GrantWatch ID#: 183540
The Program expects to grant annual funding between $20,000 and $100,000 per project.
You may request funding for a project spanning more than one fiscal year. You must then show that there is a need for a multi-year commitment and that you have the capacity to complete the project.
Before starting your grant application, please review the funding source's website listed below for updates/changes/addendums/conferences/LOIs.
Submit your application package electronically to:
If you are unable to send your application package by email, please contact:
Department of Canadian Heritage
Youth Take Charge
15 Eddy Street, 8th floor, 15-8-C
Gatineau, Quebec K1A 0M5
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